unaware


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un·a·ware

 (ŭn′ə-wâr′)
adj.
Not aware or cognizant.
adv.
Unawares.

un′a·ware′ly adv.
un′a·ware′ness n.
Usage Note: Unaware, followed by a prepositional phrase with of (expressed or implied), is the usual adjectival form modifying a noun or pronoun or following a linking verb: Unaware of the difficulty, I went ahead. She plunged into a dangerous situation wholly unaware. He was unaware of my presence. Unawares is the usual adverbial form: The rain caught them unawares (without warning). They came upon it unawares (without design or plan).

unaware

(ˌʌnəˈwɛə)
adj
1. (postpositive) not aware or conscious (of): unaware of the danger, he ran across the road.
2. not fully cognizant of what is going on in the world: he's the most unaware person I've ever met.
adv
a variant of unawares
ˌunaˈwarely adv
ˌunaˈwareness n

un•a•ware

(ˌʌn əˈwɛər)

adj.
1. not aware or conscious; unconscious.
adv.
[1585–95; compare Middle English unywar (see y-)]
un`a•ware′ly, adv.
un`a•ware′ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unaware - (often followed by `of') not awareunaware - (often followed by `of') not aware; "seemed unaware of the scrutiny"; "unaware of the danger they were in"; "unaware of the newborn hope"; "the most unaware person I've known"
asleep - in a state of sleep; "were all asleep when the phone rang"; "fell asleep at the wheel"
unwitting - not aware or knowing; "an unwitting subject in an experiment"
unconscious - not conscious; lacking awareness and the capacity for sensory perception as if asleep or dead; "lay unconscious on the floor"
insensible - incapable of physical sensation; "insensible to pain"; "insensible earth"
aware, cognisant, cognizant - (sometimes followed by `of') having or showing knowledge or understanding or realization or perception; "was aware of his opponent's hostility"; "became aware of her surroundings"; "aware that he had exceeded the speed limit"

unaware

adjective ignorant, unconscious, oblivious, in the dark (informal), unsuspecting, uninformed, unknowing, heedless, unenlightened, unmindful, not in the loop (informal), incognizant She was unaware that she was being filmed.
knowing, aware, conscious, informed, attentive, mindful, in the loop (informal)

unaware

adjective
Translations
غَيْر مُدْرِك
netušící
uvidende om
nem tud
sem veit ekki um/af e-u
išgąsdintiužklupti iš netyčių
neaptvertnenojaustnezināt
nepoučennesluteč
farkında olmayanhabersiz

unaware

[ˈʌnəˈwɛəʳ] ADJ to be unaware thatignorar que ...
she was unaware that she was being filmedno se había dado cuenta de que la estaban filmando
I am not unaware thatno ignoro que ...
to be unaware of sthignorar algo, no darse cuenta de algo
I was unaware of the regulationsignoraba el reglamento

unaware

[ˌʌnəˈwɛər] adj
to be unaware of sth → ignorer qch
I was unaware of the regulations → J'ignorais le règlement.
to seem unaware of sth → ne pas sembler conscient(e) de qch
to seem unaware of sb → sembler ne pas remarquer qn
She seemed quite unaware of the other people sitting around her → Elle semblait ne pas remarquer du tout les gens assis autour d'elle.
to be unaware that ... → ignorer que ...
She was unaware that she was being filmed → Elle ignorait qu'elle était filmée.

unaware

adj pred to be unaware of somethingsich (dat)einer Sache (gen)nicht bewusst sein; I was unaware of his presenceich hatte nicht bemerkt, dass er da war; I was unaware that he was interestedes war mir nicht bewusst or ich war mir nicht bewusst, dass er interessiert war; I was unaware that there was a meeting going onich wusste nicht, dass da gerade eine Besprechung stattfand; not unaware of somethingsich (dat)einer Sache (gen)durchaus bewusst; I was not unaware that …es war mir durchaus bewusst or klar, dass …; he’s so unawareer weiß überhaupt nicht Bescheid; politically unawareohne politisches Bewusstsein

unaware

[ˌʌnəˈwɛəʳ] adj to be unaware of sth/that ...non rendersi conto di or ignorare qc/che...

unaware

(anəˈweə) adjective
not aware or not knowing. I was unaware of the man's presence.
take (someone) unawares
to surprise or startle (someone). He came into the room so quietly that he took me unawares.

unaware

a. sin conocimiento de causa; que ignora.

unaware

adj inconsciente, ignorante
References in classic literature ?
If we know that our own men are in a condition to attack, but are unaware that the enemy is not open to attack, we have gone only halfway towards victory.
veils her sacred fires, And, unaware, Morality expires,
Oedipus denounces the crime of which he is unaware, and undertakes to track out the criminal.
When Marner's sensibility returned, he continued the action which had been arrested, and closed his door, unaware of the chasm in his consciousness, unaware of any intermediate change, except that the light had grown dim, and that he was chilled and faint.
Subtly and unaware she grew toward him and closer to him, while he, sensing the growing closeness, longed to dare but was afraid.
It did not concern Kwaque, who was as unaware of their love for the pig as he was unaware of the pig itself.
The Colonel was perhaps unaware that he had coerced his own wife into her grave.
They had wandered around, and around, in the blinding snow-storm, hopelessly lost, in a space only a hundred yards square; and when cold and fatigue vanquished them at last, they scooped their cave and lay down there to die by inches, UNAWARE THAT FIVE STEPS MORE WOULD HAVE BROUGHT THEM INTO THE TRUTH PATH.
At one time they would beat a field like a setter dog, and drop down in an instant on a mouse unaware of them.
Thus are ye unaware, also, of the delight of its coldness.
Yet I was unaware of any need for the drink anodyne.
From the moment's glimpse, it was derived that they had been unaware of the proximity of their dark- suited foes or had mistaken the direction.